Reminders, May 25th
Meetings will continue to be online using the same link as the past
few weeks. Check your email for the login information.
SPL Elections will be held tonight Monday, May 25th with Patrol
Leader elections happening next Monday night. Jacob M and Nathan
V are running for SPL
Hank W, Cannon T, Ian Z, and Ben W are running as Patrol Leaders.
If your scout is interested in one of the other troop positions,
the SPL will call for nominations starting next week.
like to announce that we have had two scouts complete ranks this
past week. Please join me in congratulating them on a job well done.
---William Brooks is being awarded the rank of SCOUT.
---Nash Prakash is being awarded the rank of SCOUT.
Remember that if your scout needs help with their advancement requirements,
the contact information for our Assistant Scoutmasters is available
on our website: http://www.troop465.org/assistant_scoutmasters.htm
of the Week Videos
still no clear patrol winner for the past 2 Knot of the Week contests.
We need more videos to break the tie on BOWLINE and TWO HALF HITCHES.
If you want to help your patrol win, all it takes is a 45sec video
of you tying the knot correctly. The patrol with the most participation
wins an award for their flag.
To record your video, check your email for the login information.
are still evaluating options for conducting an alternative Summer
Camp program in July. More to come soon.
you scout needs to complete service hours, have them contact me.
There are several outdoor projects that families can complete together
on the scout hut property.
465 History Project
Ballard, Nancy Wick, and Dan Warner, along with several others have
completed this December 2018 edition of "A
Brief History of Troop 465; the First Fifty-Five Years".
It's 222 pages which covers 1963 -2018.
read and review this document and provide us with any suggestions,
comments, corrections, or additions.
many of you helping (both past and present Troop members and families)
this can be a very rewarding project!!!
submit your items to Dan Warner at firstname.lastname@example.org,
or call him at 678-488-5925, or stop by the Scout hut on Monday
you for your assistance,
465 History Committee
purpose of the Boy Scouts of America, incorporated on February 8,
1910, and chartered by Congress in 1916, is to:
an educational program for boys and young adults to build character.
in the responsibilities of participating citizenship.
How you can get involved:
as a youth
member with Troop 465.
as a Troop
Committee member or Assistant
to 465 Alumni Inc. to
support Troop 465's sponsor.
youth for over 50 years, Troop 465 has had a proud heritage of molding
boys into men according to the criteria listed above. Our Scoutmaster
George Lingefelt, say's "If you want boys to become
leaders, you have to train them and then let them lead",
and thus began our "boy-lead troop" mind set. Jason
Norred is our
current Scoutmaster and passes these skills on. In fact, Scoutmaster
Norred is only our 8th Scoutmaster since 1963.
1996, the Troop Sponsor has been
465 Alumni, Inc.,
dba Friends of Troop 465, a non-profit organization specifically
enacted to support Troop 465 both financially and philosophically.
Troop 465 has a permanent Scout
Hut, on over 3 acres, thanks to the generosity and foresight
of 465 Alumni, Inc.
Troop 465 is unique because of the tremendous support from our members
and their families. If you would like more information about joining
troop 465, please click here.
Troop Meetings & Scouting
Until Further Notice.
Check your email for specific Information.
7 - 13, 2020
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